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Mystery of the Samurai Sword (The Hardy Boys, Book 60)

By Franklin W. Dixon

Almost immediately after his arrival within the usa, a jap enterprise rich person mysteriously disappears. Then a important samurai sword, acknowledged to have belonged to the lacking tycoon's relatives for generations, is stolen from an public sale gallery in long island. probability confronts them regularly because the Hardy Boys look for the answer to the puzzle.

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Line of Fire (The Hardy Boys Casefiles, Book 16)

By Franklin W. Dixon

A watch for an eye fixed is a toxic proposition.

Frank and Joe tackle the case of Denny Payson, a pal who suspects that his father used to be murdered in a chemical plant fireplace 5 years in the past. Lucius Cromwell, proprietor of the plant, has treated Denny and his mom because the coincidence, yet Denny is confident that the hearth used to be a cover-up for the factory's soiled secret.

Now Cromwell is operating for public workplace, and Denny, knowledgeable activities marksman, is decided to have his revenge. not anything Frank and Joe say can persuade him to renounce his murderous plan. yet one other crack marksman -- successful guy -- is after Denny. Can the Hardy's retailer Denny sooner than he activates them.

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Song for a Scarlet Runner

A superb, atmospheric tale of a tender lady who needs to run for her existence simply because she has introduced undesirable success to her village—for fanatics of YA adventure-fantasy

Peat is at the run—forced to escape her existence while she's blamed for bringing undesirable success to her village. She heads for the unending marshes, the place she's stuck through an previous healer-woman who makes Peat her apprentice and teaches her the ability of storytelling. yet a narrative could be a risky factor. it will possibly take you out of 1 global and go away you stranded in another—and Peat unearths herself trapped in an eerie position past the Silver River the place time stands nonetheless. Her simply buddies are a 900-year-old boy and his ghost hound, plus a small and slippery sleek—a crafty creature that may sink his tooth into your leg one minute, and shop your existence the next.

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The Shattered Helmet (The Hardy Boys, No. 52)

By Franklin W. Dixon

Chance is the secret while the Hardys conform to aid their pen buddy from Greece, Evan Pandropolos, look for a helpful, historical Greek helmet. Years in the past, Evan’s uncle had loaned it to Hollywood motion picture corporation to be used in a silent movie, however the valuable helmet have been misplaced. deciding upon up foes alongside the way in which, the younger detectives unearth clues that retain them always at the move—from their Greek collage campus to California and eventually to Greece.

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The Fat Boy Chronicles

It truly is undesirable sufficient being the recent child, yet as a freshman, Jimmy reveals university much less stress-free than a lot of his classmates. status 5'5" and weighing 187 kilos, he is subjected to a regular barrage of name callings and torments. His in basic terms assets of convenience are his kinfolk, his early life crew, and his favourite meals. while his English instructor assigns a magazine as a writing undertaking, Jimmy chronicles not just his struggles but additionally his aspirations - to shed weight and win the lady of his desires. encouraged by way of a real tale and advised in first-person magazine entries, The fats Boy Chronicles brings to lifestyles the discomfort and isolation felt through many obese childrens as they fight to discover their approach in an international passionate about outward good looks.

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The Secret of the Lost Tunnel (Hardy Boys, Book 29)

Tough assignments are not anything new to the Hardy boys and this person who takes them to the Deep South is very demanding. Their challenge: to vindicate a long-dead accomplice common, disgraced through the Civil struggle simply because he was once accused of stealing hidden gold belonging to a bank.  Skillfully fending off booby traps and flying bullets, the men persevere of their perilous quest. The laborious seek is filled with surprises that may thrill all lovers of the Hardy boys.

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The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone

By Tony Abbott

Bestselling writer Tony Abbott's epic new center grade sequence, the Copernicus Legacy, starts with The Forbidden Stone, an exciting event choked with puzzles, intrigue, and motion. lovers of Rick Riordan and Ridley Pearson will love this primary publication in an exhilarating sequence that takes the reader everywhere in the globe in a race to discover items of a mysterious hidden past—before it is too late.

Wade, Lily, Darrell, and Becca fly from Texas to Germany for the funeral of an previous relations pal. yet rather than simply paying their respects, they finally end up on a deadly, magnificent quest to unencumber an historical, guarded mystery that can break the destiny of the world.

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Queste (Septimus Heap, Book 4)

By Angie Sage

There's hassle on the fort, and it's all simply because Merrin Meredith has lower back with Darke plans for Septimus. extra difficulty awaits Septimus and Jenna within the type of Tertius Fume, the ghost of the first actual leader airtight Scribe, who's decided to ship Septimus on a perilous Queste. yet Septimus and Jenna produce other plans—they are headed for the mysterious apartment of Foryx, a spot the place all Time meets and where the place they fervently desire they are going to be capable of finding Nicko and Snorri, who have been trapped again in time in physik. yet how will Septimus break out the Queste?

Queste, like any the books within the Septimus Heap sequence, is full of nonstop motion, humor, and fantastical experience as Septimus keeps his trip of Magykal self-discovery.

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